Stroke Hospitalization Rate

Cardiovascular Health Indicator
Measure: Stroke Hospitalization Rate

Indicator Date of Most Recent Measure Current Measure Trend
Age-Adjusted Hospitalization Rate due to Cerebrovascular Disease (Stroke) 2018 196.6


  • In 2018, there were just over 13,000 hospitalizations of Minnesotans for stroke, or a rate of 197 hospitalizations per 100,000 people.
  • The total number of annual stroke hospitalizations has stayed relatively steady from 2005 through 2015, but has increased by more than 1,000 from 2014 to 2018.
  • The lowest stroke hospitalization rate in Minnesota was in 2015; the rate has increased slightly through 2018.
  • The long-term decline in stroke hospitalization rates is limited to adults ages 65 and older. Adults younger than 65 have experienced slight increases in hospitalization rates between 2005 and 2018.

See Also:

Quick Facts about Stroke

What is Stroke?

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Updated Friday, 08-Jan-2021 15:41:28 CST